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3 vols; Hardback, Large 4to; 11 x 8.5 inches. In dark red cloth with gilt lettering to fronts and spines and small gilt vignettes to bottom of front boards. Blind panelling to boards. Plain endpapers. Red speckled edges. in very good conditions. Some minor fading to spines. Corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Inside pages very clean and tight. Small tear to edge of plate at p32 else very clean and tight throughout. --- “An invaluable work of international importance on breeds of dogs of every country, with full veterinary advice in cases of accidents or ailments etc., on their care and home treatment, contributed by the most eminent authorities.” 32 very nice full coloured plates by various artists & 26 b/w art plates. Also 2,894 other b/w ills, many of them full-page. 1998 pp.
Title: Dog Encyclopaedia. An invaluable Work of international importance... on breeds of dogs of every country, with full veterinary advice in cases of accidents or ailments,etc, on their care and home treatment, contributed by the most eminent authorities.
Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co, (n.d.). ca 1930:
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Seller ID: 77965
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